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Thursday, August 11, 2022

CBSI COMMITTED TO NEW PAYMENTS SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT 

The Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI)...

Apology offered to Japan following stabbing incident

BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO GOVERNMENT acted promptly to...

Tovosia: We will be careful in handling deep-sea mining

By EDDIE OSIFELO THE Government will be very...

Warrant of arrest issued on man with many titles

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BY JENNIFER KUSAPA PUBLIC Prosecution has applied for a warrant of arrest on the 28-year-old male from Western Province charged with counts of rape, common assault and false pretence for not attending his court hearing...

Father and sons face court in robbery case

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BY JENNIFER KUSAPA A father and his two sons appeared in court on Monday this week. They are accused of robbing a shop at Lungga, east Honiara. Monday’s court session was for interim mention since their trial...

Nehemiah’s case in court today

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BY JENNIFER KUSAPA THE case of Martin Nehemiah Pola will appear in court for mention today before Deputy Chief Magistrate Ricky Iomea. Nehemiah is currently facing three counts of obtaining credit by false pretence from Smart...

Man, 22, jailed for sex assault on sister

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BY JENNIFER KUSAPA A 22-year-old male has been sent to jail for indecently assaulting his cousin sister. The 22-year-old pleaded guilty on Tuesday and is sentenced to one year four months. He is convicted of one...

Man convicted for 2014 attack at Kingsley kaibar

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BY JENNIFER KUSAPA A man facing one count of being an accessory to an attempted murder incident in 2014 has been convicted by the High Court. This is the case against Frank Fakani who was charged...

Fake death case moved to July 12

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BY JENNIFER KUSAPA THE case of a man alleged of obtaining money by faking his death has been adjourned for July 12 for mention. Peter Fakaia is accused of faking his own death and obtaining $76,000...

Murder accused released on $5000 cash bail

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BY JENNIFER KUSAPA HIGH Court judge Justice Maelyn Bird has released a man accused of murder, Jimmy Junior Lusibaea on bail with strict conditions. The prosecution had earlier charged Lusibaea with one count of murder contrary...

Judgment on sexual offence case moved to May 18

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BY JENNIFER KUSAPA CHIEF Justice Sir Albert Palmer will deliver his verdict on the case of a man, who is alleged to have raped his daughter in 2016, next week. The verdict was supposed to have...

SIBA calls for restart to Legal Profession bill

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BY JENNIFER KUSAPA SOLOMON Islands Bar Association (SIBA) President Eran Soma has called on the Minister of Justice and Legal Affairs to restart the process of enactment of the Legal Profession Bill. He said the bill...

Retired police officer faces ruling

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BY JENNIFER KUSAPA PRINCIPAL Magistrate Augustine Aulanga will deliver his judgment on March 15 on the case of a retired police officer. Yesterday prosecution and defence lawyers made their closing submission and the presiding magistrate adjourned...